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Design Detailer
Ref No.: 17-05053
Location: Jeffersonville, Indiana
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date / End Date: 08/10/2017 to 09/29/2017
A direct hire need in Jeffersonville, Indiana for a Design Detailer.

Job Summary: The Design Detailer will manage new product development by working with cross-functional as well as engineering teams. The Design Detailer will work through all project related activities from concept to design and then facilitating the production and manufacturing of prototypes. Ensure cross-company communication to facilitate project completion on time and within budget.

Primary Duties:
  • Product development – find, source, develop information and details for efficient production resulting in excellent quality
  • Working with customer's concepts and developing these concepts through to completion
  • Produce store fixture drawings utilizing Inventor, and AutoCAD for customer review based on the prescribed design using the corporate standard for engineering/drawing model
  • Review all drawings and specifications with Design and Development Manager
  • Create Bills of Materials for all manufactured wood/metal product
  • Review all machining requirements with machine programming and production personnel.
  • Define and execute production scope including buy out items, wood, and metal
  • Work with procurement to ensure timely ordering of buyout/long delivery items
  • Review all material requirements for ERP entry. Maintain/update all revisions to B.O.M.s
  • Create material requirement projections and work with purchasing to procure materials within schedule.
  • Build prototypes in accordance to store fixture drawings
  • Incorporate engineered, efficient, best practice design/production methods in the design/detail drawing process
  • Guarantee drawing "turn-around” schedule, ultimately fostering customer satisfaction
  • Computer literacy with knowledge of ERP as well as Inventor to ensure integrity of information & procedures
Education Requirements:
  • Associate's Degree in degree in engineering or business or equivalent experience.

  • 3 – 5 year's experience of wood and metal manufacture in the store fixture industry
  • Autodesk Inventor, Solidworks and similar software as well as a minimum 3 years' experience required in sheet metal-based manufacturing.
  • Epicor Vantage or similar ERP experience a plus.
  • Other Autodesk product proficiency a plus. (AutoCad, Vault)
  • Demonstrated hands-on shop floor experience in both metal and wood manufacture
  • Employ highly effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Highly effective computer skills, with knowledge of ERP and design applications such as Inventor
  • The ability to create and maintain computer spreadsheets with an understanding of ERP fundamentals
  • Must be able to multi-task, able to take independent action, a problem solver, and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills